Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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Monday, March 1

VIRTUAL Repair Clark County Show & Tell

Monday, March 1 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Join us virtually on Monday, March 1, 6 – 7:15 pm! Guest speaker Terra will share about the Repair Clark County program and how they help others repair, upcycle and more! After the presentation, we will have a show & tell opportunity. Bring an item that you have upcycled or repaired if you would like to share!  We are excited to hear about new ideas! 

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Contact: Shannon Hunter, [email protected]

VIRTUAL Mason Bees Workshop

Monday, March 1 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The mason bee- our gentle friend and incredible pollinator. Most likely you have these busy native bees in your own yard; you just haven't met them yet.  Join Master Gardener Vione Graham for an introductory workshop on mason bees. The presentation will cover their role in pollination, their life cycle and habits and how we can help protect these valuable creatures. This webinar is put on by the WSU Clark County Extension Master Gardener Program in collaboration with Clark County Public Health -Solid Waste Outreach.

Pre-registration required. 

https://wsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYofuyurDkjGtMwfP4guVTeHPpql-ybBgRk

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 


Contact: Erika Johnson, [email protected] or 564-397-5738

Tuesday, March 2

VIRTUAL Ask the Experts: Native Plants Q&A with CD Staff

Tuesday, March 2 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Clark Conservation District is offering two Zoom meetings to give our plant sale customers the chance to speak directly with staff about native plants. 

This is an opportunity for customers to ask questions about the plants ordered, the plant sale pickup process, and any other plant-related questions. Clark CD staff members Ashley Smithers, Jeff Paulson, and Zorah Oppenheimer will be available to answer questions at both webinars. Register for one or both sessions.

Session 2 

Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 6 p.m.

Join staff for a Q&A after picking up your plants. This is an excellent chance to ask questions about planting techniques, plant placement, and plant care, or to learn more about how to get involved with the Conservation District.  

Pre-registration Required.

 

Past Session 1

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 12 p.m.

This is an opportunity to ask staff questions about the pickup process, how to handle bareroot plants, or any other questions you have about native plants before the plant pickup date.

 

Please note these will be Zoom meetings where you can share your video and talk with Clark CD staff or submit typed questions in the chat. You may also submit questions ahead of time when you register or by emailing them to [email protected]. Neither session will be recorded.

 

Learn more at Clark Conservation District's website.

VIRTUAL Steigerwald NWR/Project Updates

Tuesday, March 2 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A representative from Steigerwald Refuge will give an update on accomplishments over the past year and what to expect this coming year in the massive wetland restoration project happening there.

Contact Don Rose for more information or to get a Zoom invitation: [email protected]

Starting at 6:30pm, the first 30 minutes of this meeting will be a social time when members will be able to interact through live audio and video. During the presentation starting at 7:00, no audio or video will be allowed for attendees. Written questions submitted through Chat or Q & A can be answered at the end of the program.

 

Steigerwald Habitat Restoration Project

Tuesday, March 2 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Curtis Helm will summarize the work performed this past construction season as well as what is planned for 2021. In 2020, major project elements that were completed included realigning Gibbons Creek and constructing the floodwall and berm north of SR 14. Curtis Helm is Principal Restoration Ecologist for Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership. He was hired about 1.5 years ago, principally to work on the Steigerwald Floodplain Restoration Project. Previously, he worked for 8 years in the Urban Forestry and Ecosystem Management Division for the City of Philadelphia. He has also worked for 15 years at an environmental consulting firm in New Jersey, Amy S. Greene Env. Consultants, Inc. His focus was primarily on wetlands related issues, design/construction/planting as well as regulatory permitting and compliance.

Starting at 6:30pm, the first 30 minutes of this meeting will be a social time when members will be able to interact through live audio and video. During the presentation starting at 7:00, no audio or video will be allowed for attendees. Written questions submitted through Chat or Q & A can be answered at the end of the program.

Contact Don Rose for more information or to get a Zoom invitation: [email protected]

Friday, March 5

VIRTUAL Nature Lovers Book Group

Friday, March 5 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Join Fort Vancouver Regional Libraries on the first Friday of each month for a lively discussion focused on books about nature.

Pre-registration Required.

This month we will be discussing Nature's Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard  by Douglas W. Tallamy.

Future Events

  • April 2Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History by Dan Flores
  • May7Octopus! The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea by Katherine Harmon Courage

To join this online program, you will need a computer, tablet or phone with a camera and microphone. The link to join the event will be emailed to registrants. A phone number will be included to allow you to use a phone as speaker and microphone, if necessary. 

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.

 

Monday, March 8

Dirt Hugger Virtual Tour

Monday, March 8 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Join us virtually on Monday, March 8, 6 – 7:15 pm! Guest Speaker Pierce Louis, co-founder of Dirt Hugger, will give us a virtual tour of the composting facility, share about the composting process, and answer questions you may have!

Contact: Shannon Hunter, [email protected]

Topic: Dirt Hugger Virtual Tour

Time: Mar 8, 2021 6:00 - 7:15 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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VIRTUAL Preparing Your Home and Landscape for Wildfire Webinar

Monday, March 8 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Preparing Your Home and Landscape for Wildfire Webinar – March 8 

Whether from controlled, deliberate burns by Indigenous people or through unintentional wildfires such as those that ripped through SW Washington in 2020, at some point in time, all of Washington State has been shaped by fire.   

Ashley Blazina, Community Wildfire Preparedness Coordinator with Washington Department of Natural Resources will present on how to make your home and landscape more fire-resilient including tips that households on any budget can employ. Free.

 Pre-registration required.

https://wsu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0kc–qqzktG9U5wp9LTS5c84bUMuWfMHl8

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Contact [email protected] or 564-397-5738 for more information.  

Thursday, March 11

Virtual Tour of Clark County Amphibian Sites

Thursday, March 11 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Register here.

Join Clark Conservation District for a virtual tour of areas in Clark County with amphibians! Shell Devlaeminck from SWAMP (the South West Amphibian Monitoring Project) will give a presentation on amphibian sites throughout the county and share a few pointers on how to provide good habitat for amphibians in your own backyard. Shell has years of experience surveying amphibians in Clark County with SWAMP and will share pictures of some of the amphibian sites she has surveyed.

To learn more, visit https://clarkcd.org/amphibian

 The webinar recording will be posted on the Clark CD website after the event. 

Friday, March 12

Columbia Springs Hydrangea Giveaway

Friday, March 12 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Spring is almost upon us! Come visit Columbia Springs and pick up some FREE hydrangea cuttings to plant in your yard or garden. 
 
This event will only be staffed from 10am - 2pm on March 12th and 13th. Masks and social distancing required at all times.

Saturday, March 13

VIRTUAL Birding by Ear Online Classes

Saturday, March 13 9:00 am - 10:30 am
There are two dates! One for resident birds and one in April for migrant birds. See below!
Pre-registration required.

Follow this link to find out more and register: https://www.treesongnatureawareness.org/online-birding-classes
 
BIRDING BY EAR — RESIDENT BIRDS
SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 9:00AM - 10:30AM, VIA ZOOM
 
BIRDING BY EAR — MIGRANT BIRDS
SUNDAY, APRIL 11, 5:00PM - 6:30PM PACIFIC TIME, VIA ZOOM
 
Registration closes at 8:00am and 4:00pm respectively, the day of each class. Be sure and reserve your spot!
 
INSTRUCTOR:
LAURA WHITTEMORE
 
Laura Whittemore brings her incredible knowledge and passion for birding to two wonderful online classes that will help you identify birds by their distinct voices. Meet some of the widespread songbirds of the Northwest, hear their unique songs, and get tips on how to listen and how to retain birdsongs. Learning birdsong will take your nature awareness to a new level, sparking your curiosity and allowing you to find more birds and be more confident in your identification.
 
You'll practice around your home and supplement with online resources. The first class focuses on resident birds such as Song Sparrow, Bewick's Wren, Spotted Towhee, and more. The second focuses on spring migrants such as Swainson's Thrush, Western Tanager, Black-headed Grosbeak, and several warbler and flycatcher species.
 
TUITION: $5 - $20 SLIDING SCALE
The links to the Zoom meetings will be sent out to attendees before the workshop times.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2559424477688272/ 

Columbia Springs Hydrangea Giveaway

Saturday, March 13 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Spring is almost upon us! Come visit Columbia Springs and pick up some FREE hydrangea cuttings to plant in your yard or garden. 
 
This event will only be staffed from 10am - 2pm on March 12th and 13th. Masks and social distancing required at all times.

Tuesday, March 16

North of Falcon Public Meeting: Statewide Proposals

Tuesday, March 16 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Join WDFW fishery managers to discuss management objectives and preliminary fishery proposals for sport and commercial fisheries in Puget Sound and coastal Washington, with limited discussion of the Columbia River and ocean fisheries.

More details, including the Zoom link, are available at: https://wdfw.wa.gov/get-involved/calendar/event/first-north-falcon-meeting?fbclid=IwAR3Mf8tL8k4i0Hp8cL-_6kyn18hYdMW3wXprNuV1Hy1tzgIfMXjBOcWp0wA

Friday, March 19

Living Fossils, Lampreys Live!

Friday, March 19 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Please join us for WA Department of Fish & Wildlife's third Wild Washington Live! event.

One of our lamprey biologists will introduce this prehistoric fish, show specimens, and talk about why lampreys are important to Washington.

We'll have some time at the end to answer all of your lamprey questions.

The event is geared toward K-12 grade students, but is suitable for all ages.

Join us Friday, March 19 from 10:00-10:45 a.m. via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/93231751089

Saturday, March 20

Burnt Bridge Creek March Tree Planting

Saturday, March 20 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Join the Watershed Alliance for a COVID-safe tree planting event along a section of Burnt Bridge Creek! Two dates are available in February and March and multiple time slots for you and your household to choose from.

Pre-registration is required.

What to Bring: Face masks are required. Please wear long pants and close-toed shoes; bring gloves; and dress for the weather. Please bring water and snacks as they will not be provided due to COVID guidelines.

Contact: [email protected]

VIRTUAL Getting to Know TreeSong: Mini Explorations of the Natural World

Saturday, March 20 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Spend the first morning of spring exploring nature with TreeSong Nature Awareness and Retreat Center.

Through a captivating collection of art and naturalist mini-workshops, you'll not only get a taste of TreeSong's enriching programs, but will also learn a bit about some of the wonders our natural world offers us.

Many of the facilitators who bring their gifts to TreeSong through onsite and online programming will join us to share their specialties and passions.

Pre-registration Required.

Learn more at https://www.treesongnatureawareness.org/getting-to-know-treesong

Sunday, March 21

VIRTUAL Film Night Series: The Pollinators

Sunday, March 21 6:00 am - Tuesday, March 23 8:00 pm

The Film series has gone virtual for 2021! Another great selection has been curated for your enjoyment, but this year it will be available to stream at home. The online events will be held on the fourth Tuesday of each month now through June.

March 21-23rd: The Pollinators https://watch.eventive.org/collectiveeye/play/5ff4fe768895f52f3414237d.

The Pollinators is a cinematic journey around the United States following migratory beekeepers and their truckloads of honey bees as they pollinate the flowers that become the fruits, nuts and vegetables we all eat, view trailer.

View the film within a 62-hour window 6 am on March 21 to 8:45 pm on March 23:

VIRTUAL SCREENING ROOM

Password: TWA21

Registration instructions:
1. Register at the "Virtual Screening Room" link above
2. Click on the button that says "Pre-order now for free"
3. Enter password: TWA21
4. A reminder email will be sent to you 24 hours before viewing begins


Follow the Watershed Alliance on Facebook for event reminders. 

The Film Night series is hosted by the Watershed Alliance and sponsored in part by Clark County Green Neighbors.

Monday, March 22

VIRTUAL Film Night Series: The Pollinators

Sunday, March 21 6:00 am - Tuesday, March 23 8:00 pm

The Film series has gone virtual for 2021! Another great selection has been curated for your enjoyment, but this year it will be available to stream at home. The online events will be held on the fourth Tuesday of each month now through June.

March 21-23rd: The Pollinators https://watch.eventive.org/collectiveeye/play/5ff4fe768895f52f3414237d.

The Pollinators is a cinematic journey around the United States following migratory beekeepers and their truckloads of honey bees as they pollinate the flowers that become the fruits, nuts and vegetables we all eat, view trailer.

View the film within a 62-hour window 6 am on March 21 to 8:45 pm on March 23:

VIRTUAL SCREENING ROOM

Password: TWA21

Registration instructions:
1. Register at the "Virtual Screening Room" link above
2. Click on the button that says "Pre-order now for free"
3. Enter password: TWA21
4. A reminder email will be sent to you 24 hours before viewing begins


Follow the Watershed Alliance on Facebook for event reminders. 

The Film Night series is hosted by the Watershed Alliance and sponsored in part by Clark County Green Neighbors.

Tuesday, March 23

VIRTUAL Film Night Series: The Pollinators

Sunday, March 21 6:00 am - Tuesday, March 23 8:00 pm

The Film series has gone virtual for 2021! Another great selection has been curated for your enjoyment, but this year it will be available to stream at home. The online events will be held on the fourth Tuesday of each month now through June.

March 21-23rd: The Pollinators https://watch.eventive.org/collectiveeye/play/5ff4fe768895f52f3414237d.

The Pollinators is a cinematic journey around the United States following migratory beekeepers and their truckloads of honey bees as they pollinate the flowers that become the fruits, nuts and vegetables we all eat, view trailer.

View the film within a 62-hour window 6 am on March 21 to 8:45 pm on March 23:

VIRTUAL SCREENING ROOM

Password: TWA21

Registration instructions:
1. Register at the "Virtual Screening Room" link above
2. Click on the button that says "Pre-order now for free"
3. Enter password: TWA21
4. A reminder email will be sent to you 24 hours before viewing begins


Follow the Watershed Alliance on Facebook for event reminders. 

The Film Night series is hosted by the Watershed Alliance and sponsored in part by Clark County Green Neighbors.

Wednesday, March 24

Pet Relief – Poop Smart

Wednesday, March 24 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Property managers are invited to join Clark County's Green Apartment Living for its 2021 online webinar series. These workshops provide tips on preventing various sources of pollution and enhancing multifamily properties. 

  • See examples of how to prevent pollution
  • Get helpful, practical tips for your site
  • Ask local experts questions and get advice

This FREE six-part series is created especially for property managers. Register and attend a webinar to be entered into a drawing for a $50 Visa gift card!

Many of us live with dogs and it doesn’t have to be messy. Hear from a local expert on effective research-based strategies to communicate with tenants about picking up pet waste, considerations for choosing a pet relief location and more!

Register at this link

March Film Club: Pollinators

Wednesday, March 24 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Register in advance for this meeting by clicking https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqc-urrjwiG9LD0QLgW9xbHceEVq23PlvR%C2%A0 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Watershed Alliance will host a Virtual Film Club for each film the day after the films are shown. This is an opportunity to talk with others who saw the film and share! 

Well & Septic Inspection Certification and Maintenance

Wednesday, March 24 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you have a gravity-fed septic system? Did you know Clark County requires you to have your gravity-fed septic system inspected every 3 years? Coming up March 24th, you can join an online webinar that will allow you to inspect the system yourself instead of hiring a professional to do it for you. The workshop is taught by Clark County Public Health and will teach participants how to inspect their septic systems and safely maintain their well water. Completing the workshop and a short exam will certify participants in a one-time inspection of their septic system.

Having your septic system inspected by a professional, costs around $100. Getting certified in our class is only $15, saving homeowners money. “Getting certified is also a good long-term investment and participants will learn how to spot problems faster so they can have them fixed rather than looking at a costly system replacement, says Terry Koper, Program Coordinator”

The Small Acreage Program, co-sponsored by Washington State University Clark County Extension and Clark County Public Works Clean Water, will provide information, handouts, and answer landowners’ questions at the workshop.

Online webinar on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM 

Registration is $15 per person and payments will be mailed in. To register and find more details visit https://ws03242021.bpt.me/ or email [email protected] or call 564-397-5729.

WSU Extension programs and employment are available to all without discrimination. Persons requiring special accommodations should call WSU Clark County Extension at (564) 397-5729 at least two weeks prior to the event.

Friday, March 26

Pruning with a Pro

Friday, March 26 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pruning with a Pro Presented by Aaron Krieger, Owner of AK Timber Services LLC. www.aktimber.com

Aaron is an ISA Certified Arborist as well as TRAQ qualified and he will be going over the types of pruning and why they are needed.

  • Dead wooding – Pruning to remove dead, dying, and decaying branches only
  • Thinning – This type of pruning is used to thin out the trees canopy. Thinning allows air and wind to pass through the tree, reducing the risk of falling or branches breaking in storms. It also allows sunlight to reach the plants and grass below and air to flow freely between the branches.
  • Raise canopy – Trimming a tree in this way removes the bottom branches to raise the trees canopy. This would be done to remove an obstruction raise a tree above a walkway or driveway or to allow sunlight to reach grass and plants below the tree.
  • Canopy cleaning – A climber removes all dead, dying, or decaying wood, removes all sucker and sprout growth in the canopy, and removes branches to maintain the trees natural form or direct growth.
  • Fruit tree pruning - best times (seasons) to prune, how to prune to secure fruit production

We are partnering again with the Camas Library as hosts for this online class using Zoom. For registration, please use the link below. Registration confirmations will be emailed along with the link to the class. https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_hAYVyGvSReWYiKVuB1Fi8g

Class Location: Zoom online

Day/Time: Friday March 26th, 2021 4:00 p.m.

Fees: Free. Donations to NatureScaping of SW Washington are greatly appreciated. Mail to: PO Box 763 Brush Prairie, WA 98606

For more information: [email protected] or [email protected] Phone: 360-737-1160

Saturday, March 27

VIRTUAL The Artful Field Journal Series with Andie Thrams

Saturday, March 27 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Pre-registration required!
Go here for more information and to register: https://www.treesongnatureawareness.org/the-artful-field...
 

THE ARTFUL FIELD JOURNAL SERIES

Wandering outdoors with a field journal and lightweight tools in hand is a delightful way to document our observations of the natural world. While an ongoing journal practice deepens our sense of wonder and connection to place, sometimes the visual complexity of the world can overwhelm us! There’s so much to see and learn about! Where to begin?

This series of classes will provide down to earth techniques and inspiration for creating your own artful field journal. Each class will build on previous sessions, but can also stand alone.

For all levels.

INSTRUCTOR:
ANDIE THRAMS

TUITION:
$20 - $40 SLIDING SCALE, PER CLASS
$70 - $150 SLIDING SCALE, ALL FOUR CLASSES

The link to each Zoom meeting will be sent out to attendees the day before each workshop.

THE ARTFUL FIELD JOURNAL: EARLY SPRING COLOR STUDIES

Registration closes at 8:30am the morning of the class. Be sure and reserve your spot!

SATURDAY, MARCH 27, 2021, 9:30AM - 11:30AM PACIFIC TIME
VIA ZOOM (CLASSES NOT RECORDED)

We’ll take a deep dive into the delicious realm of color, with early spring flora, especially green, as our focus. We’ll carefully observe, mix, and learn out how to get accurate onto your journal pages. Information on types of paints, pigment properties, transparency/opacity, staining, etc. will be shared. Andie will also discuss her recommendations for colors to include in a watercolor field kit. You’ll fill your journal pages with luminous color studies and details for future reference.

https://www.facebook.com/events/487275225583322/ 

Sunday, March 28

VIRTUAL The World of Wolves for Families

Sunday, March 28 10:00 am - 11:00 am
MARCH 28, 2021
 
 
$15 suggested donation per Family pack – All proceeds support wolf and nature education.
 
INSTRUCTORS:
JOANIE BELDIN
SHEILA REDMAN
 
Through a lively interactive multi-media presentation from WolfWays– including video and audio clips, wolf fur, track and skull, life size wolf, coyote and elk cut outs, stories and lots of pictures- children and their families will enter the world of wolves.
They will hear wolves howl, watch wolves play and through stories, learn all about how the wolf family takes care of each other.
 
Watch pups as they grow up
Learn how wolves work together as they hunt for food
Learn how wolves help the environment
Get to know their own wolves that live right here in Washington
After the program, the children will make their own wolf pendants and color wolf masks.
 
Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
Feel free to bring a picnic lunch for outside eating after the class.
 
WolfWays is a science based wolf education program sponsored by Oregon Wild and Wolf Haven International. Programs are available for Pre-K through 8th grade, as well as adults. Since being launched in the spring of 2014, over 7,500 young people and adults have been amazed by the story of this country’s legendary, and often misunderstood, endangered species. Presentations are available for northern Oregon and southern Washington.
 
“In the end, we will conserve only what we love, we will love only what we understand, and we will understand only what we are taught.”
~ Baba Dioum ~

https://www.facebook.com/events/634431724110070/

Monday, March 29

Virtual Views & Brews: Lower Columbia Fish Enhancement Chinook and Coho Habitat

Monday, March 29 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A link to the live stream will be posted to this Facebook link approximately 15 minutes before the event starts.

Suggested donation: $5

The Lower Columbia Fish Enhancement Group has been working on restoration and enhancement activities in the Toutle watershed since 2007. One of their priorities as an organization is helping the South Fork Toutle recover from the 1980 eruption and associated impacts. As a Regional Fish Enhancement Group, their mission is to protect and restore salmon populations in Washington State. Their restoration and enhancement activities in the South Fork aim at improving habitat conditions for Chinook and Coho salmon and steelhead listed on the endangered species list. Today, LCFEG project manager Brice Crayne is going to introduce the South Fork Toutle River using drone imagery and lidar data collected through a series of grants through the Recreation and Conservation Office. The event will start with a tour of the watershed and discussion about limiting factors for fish. The event will close with strategies LCFEG has previously implemented and new plans recently developed to increase productivity of these keystone species. 

Tuesday, March 30

Trees to Know in Oregon and Washington

Tuesday, March 30 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Book launch party

For 70 years, people have turned to Trees to Know to learn all about Northwest trees.

Now you can meet the Trees to Know authors, ask questions and learn how to identify native trees!

By the end of the event, you will:

  1. Be able to use easy tools (keys) to identify native conifers and broadleaf trees
  2. Recognize Northwest forest ecosystems
  3. Understand how a changing climate will impact our Northwest forests

Limited seats; register now!

You will receive the webinar details upon registration.

Hosted by Oregon State University. 

For more information and to register, visit https://extension.oregonstate.edu/trees-know-oregon-washington

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